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loyalist

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈlɔɪ.ə.lɪst/
a person or group that strongly supports the government or ruler in power: The rebel forces have been repeatedly attacked by loyalist troops.
Translations of “loyalist”
in Chinese (Traditional) 支持政府者, 保皇派…
in Chinese (Simplified) 支持政府者, 保皇派…
(Definition of loyalist noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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